economizer

[ih-kon-uh-mahy-zer]

Origin of economizer

First recorded in 1830–40; economize + -er1
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economizer

economiser

noun
  1. a device that uses the waste heat from a boiler flue to preheat the feed water
  2. a person or thing that economizes
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